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Monday, June 8, 2015

Lawn Fawn Party Animal Card

Hello everyone! I'm back again today with another watercolor card for the Pretty Pink Posh Watercolor Blog Hop. I used one of the new stamp sets from Lawn Fawn called Party Animal. I just love all the little details in this stamp set and I had so much fun using my distress inks as watercolors!

http://prettypinkposh.com/2015/06/watercolor-blog-hop.html





To make my watercolor background I used Canson watercolor paper and Distress Inks in Squeezed Lemonade, Spun Sugar, and Shaded Lilac. I put the ink on my Ranger craft mat and added a little water. Then I wet the watercolor paper down with a paintbrush and added the ink. Adding more water lightens the ink color to give the outcome I achieved.


I stamped my images from the Lawn Fawn Party Animal stamp set on the watercolor paper using StazOn ink. I used Distress Markers in Spun Sugar, Spiced Marmalade, Picked Raspberry,  Squeezed Lemonade, Dusty Concord, and Shaded Lilac to color my images in. On most of the images I just put a little ink on the inner stamp line and used a small paintbrush with water to draw the color in to the rest of the image. Them I cut out the shapes with the Lawn Fawn Party Animal dies.



I am also entering this card in the Lawnscaping Critters challenge. Check out all of the other fabulous entries here.

http://lawnscaping.blogspot.com/2015/06/lawnscaping-challenge-calling-all.html


Here are all the supplies I used for this card:
Canson Watercolor paper
Lawn Fawn Party Animal stamp set and matching dies
Lawn Fawn small stitched rectangle dies
Papertrey Ink solid cardstock in sweet blush
Distress ink pads in Squeezed Lemonade, Spun Sugar, and Shaded Lilac
Distress Markers in Spun Sugar, Spiced Marmalade, Picked Raspberry,  Squeezed Lemonade, Dusty Concord, and Shaded Lilac
StazOn jet black ink pad
Stoctch ATG gun
Ranger craft mat

 

All your comments and blog follows are so greatly appreciated! Thanks so much for stopping by!

11 comments:

  1. That is adorable. Thank you for sharing!!

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  2. Very cute! Such pretty colours.

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  3. This is so, so pretty! I really like the colors that you used and the fun background that you created! Thanks for playing along with us at the Lawnscaping Challenge!! :)

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  4. oh super cute! I love the colors. ;)

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  5. Adorable ,love the watercolor background !

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  6. this card has all the cuteness!! ALL THE CUTENESS!!! wow!! the colors...dude. i am in LOVE! such awesome watercoloring!! such adorable critters!! wow! thank you SO much for playing along with the Lawnscaping Challenge! :)

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  7. Melissa, this card is absolutely adorable! Love your non-traditional animal colors and of course, your use of watercolors. So happy you were able to join in the blog hop!

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